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**CANCELLED** Juneteenth and the Emancipation Proclamation

Event date: 6/19/2020 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Export event
Elaine Evans
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**CANCELLED** Juneteenth and the Emancipation Proclamation

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

On June 19th, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum's copy of the Emancipation Proclamation will go on public display for a limited time. Please join us on this day as we highlight the legacy of the Emancipation Proclamation and celebrate Juneteenth through a variety of interactive tables to supplement visitors’ museum experience. Activities will highlight original records and works of literature and art celebrating the freedom and independence of formerly enslaved individuals. Included with admission to museum. 

More information can be found here.

Location:
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum
212 North 6th Street
Springfield, Illinois 62701 (Map)

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